The Xiaomi Mi 11x Pro offers a package that accrues it the title of a more premium sibling to the Mi 11x. The package offered lean towards what we saw on the Xiaomi Mi 11 series and also happens to bear resemblance with the Xiaomi Redmi K40 Pro offerings in design and performance hardware. The pieces of information will be merged in the body of the article.
Xiaomi Mi 11x Pro Key Specs & Features
- 6.67 inches, Super AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 Pixels, ~395 PPI, 120Hz Refresh Rate, HDR10+
- Android 11; MIUI 12
- Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 (5 nm) Processor
- 8GB RAM
- 128GB / 256GB Built-in Storage
- 108MP + 8MP + 5MP Triple Rear Camera
- 20MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Sensor (Side-Mounted)
- 33W Fast Charging (Wired)
- 4520mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
If the first impression you had of the Xiaomi Mi 11x Pro design was that it looks familiar, then you are correct. This design is basically a reminiscence of the previous released Xiaomi Redmi K40 pro.
It certainly isn’t the first time we have seen on different Xiaomi smartphones bearing the same design. Without a doubt, the repetition of smartphone design lowers the bar of innovation, however, enthusiasts who love the original design, may not worry too much about seeing it on another smartphone that could be a cheaper Android smartphone.
Taking off with the design setup on the rear, we have a gradient design, on which you will find a triple camera setup, merged with an LED flash. Here you will also find the Xiaomi branding, which reveals the OEM.
The colour options available for the rear panel covering, includes Celestial Silver, Lunar White, and Cosmic Black.
Switching sides to get a front view, we are greeted by a 6.67 inch Super AMOLED display as seen on the Redmi K40 Pro. The highlights of this display includes a resolution of 1080 x 2400, a density of 395 PPI and a 120Hz refresh rate.
On the camera department of the Xiaomi Mi 11x Pro, we have a set of capable cameras, with the chief of them being the 108MP primary camera, as seen on the Xiaomi Mi 11 and also the Xiaomi Mi 10 5G released last year.
Also on the rear camera setup is a 5MP Macro camera with an aperture of f/2.4, and an 8MP ultrawide camera with an aperture of f/2.2 and a 119˚ field of view. Video recording on the rear camera is capped at 8k @ 30fps.
Moving upfront, we have a single 20MP camera with an aperture of f/2.5. Video recording on this camera is capped at 1080p @ 30fps.
Hardware and Software
Performance on the Xiaomi Mi 11x Pro is championed by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G processor, as seen on the likes of the Xiaomi Mi Pro.
The other performance facilitators include the Adreno 660 GPU, a non-removable 4520mAh battery merged with a 33W fast charge mechanism. The RAM and storage variants available for this device include 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM.
On the software side, we have the MIUI 12 user interface running on the Android 11 operating system.
The Xiaomi Mi 11x Pro features Bluetooth 5.2, dual-band Wi-Fi, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. Please note that the Xiaomi Mi 11 doesn’t feature a 3.5mm headphone jack. Private audio listening is done via type-c headphones or via wireless headphones.
Internet connectivity on the smartphone is capped at 5G, which means enthusiasts can utilize 5G speed for downloads, uploads, and streaming.
Xiaomi Mix 11x Pro Price and Availability
Xiaomi Mi 11 price starts at $542 for the base 8GB/128GB model. This price translates to 206,231 Naira in Nigeria, 57,962 KSH in Kenya, and 3,131 GHC in Ghana.
The top of the line 8GB / 256GB variant goes for $569, which translates to about 216,505 Naira in Nigeria, 3,287 GHC in Ghana and 60,912 KSH in Kenya.
The Xiaomi Mi 11x Pro was announced on April 23rd, 2021, and is expected to be available for purchase as from May 5th, 2021.
Xiaomi Mi 11x Pro Specs
Here are a few specs of the Xiaomi Mi 11x Pro:
- Platform: Android 11, MIUI 12
- Processor: Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680)
- GPU: Adreno 660
- Memory: 8GB
- Colours: Celestial Silver, Lunar White, Cosmic Black
- Dimension: 163.7 x 76.4 x 7.8 mm
- Weight: 196 g
- SIM Type: Nano – SIM
- SIM Count: Dual – SIM
- Display: 6.67 inches Super AMOLED, 1080 x 2400 Pixels, ~395 PPI, ~85.9% screen-to-body ratio, 120Hz Refresh Rate
- Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 108MP (Primary) f/1.8 + 8MP (Ultrawide) f/2.2, 119˚ FOV + 5MP (Macro) f/2.4
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, Panorama, 8K@30fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240/960fps, gyro-EIS, HDR10+
- Front Camera: 20MP, f/2.5, HDR, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps
- Built-in Storage: 128GB / 256GB
- Memory Card Support: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 38, 40, 41
- 5G: 77, 78 Sub6
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: –
- HSPA+: –
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Version 5.1, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: –
- Push Emails: –
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: No
- Navigation: Dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, NavIC
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: –
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: –
- Fingerprint Scanner: Side-Mounted
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: –
- Video Editor: –
- Document Viewer: –
- Document Editor: –
- Battery: Non-Removable 4520mAh Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: 33W Capacity, Quick Charge 3+